Susan Pambianco, RN, MSN, ARNP
Teaching Associate

Faculty Information


Susan Pambianco is an A.R.N.P. at the University of Washington Medical Center and a teaching associate of medicine. In addition to acute care, she is an expert in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology. She joined the faculty team in 2009. 

Susan received her bachelor’s of science in nursing from the University of Iowa and received her master’s of nursing from the University of Washington. She is board certified as an adult nurse practitioner and has certification in advanced cardiac life support.

Susan is a member of the International Honor Society of Nursing and the American Association of Critical Care. She is passionate about getting to know her patients so she can tailor her plan of care to each patient's specific needs. It gives her great satisfaction to meet patients and family members and to help them through their illness. Susan's pesonal interests include spending time with her family, enjoying the outdoors, being active, and traveling.

Education & Training: 
MA, Nursing, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
Seattle Nursing Research Conference award for best poster presentation
AACN's Research Abstract Award for Systolic Pressure Variation abstract
Nurse Week Magazine finalist for Nurse Week Excellence Award
John and Harold Steinberg Memorial Scholarship Award for oncology nursing excellence
Super Teacher and Resource Award at the University of Washington Medical Center
Mailing Address: 

University of Washington Medical Center

1959 NE Pacific Street

Box 356422 

Seattle, WA 98195-6422


Administrative Support Contact:

Mary Ann Bonds

Research & Clinical Interests
Clinical Interests: 
  • Advanced Heart Failure